Thursday, December 30, 2010

Logical corruption of NSF file can be easily recovered through Lotus Notes Recovery Tool

Lotus notes is a messaging application that employs database to store information like other applications. People can communicate easily and instantly by sending mails to other people. Most of the organizations only use Lotus Notes. All the professional communication, such as information related to projects is shared using this application. Many times, data of the Lotus Notes application becomes inaccessible. However, to overcome such a situation, users use different methods but the easiest and safest method is a Lotus Notes Recovery utility.

Text highlighted in Italics is an error message that appears on the screen when a user tries to open Lotus Notes e-mail application after a sudden shutdown of the system. He is unable to start the application when this error message appears:

“An Error Was Encountered While Opening A Window”

Above error bothers you whenever you try to access or open Lotus Notes messaging application.


Any of the numerous mentioned reasons may be responsible for the above error. These are as follows:

(1) Failure of hardware components.
(2) Fatal Virus Infections
(3) Accidental or intentional deletion of NSF files
(4) Abrupt system shutdown
(5) Software bugs
(6) NSF file header corruption
(7) Checksum mismatch


To handle this issue follow the below steps:

(1) Go to Run and type taskmgr in the box.

(2) On opening the task manager, list of process will be shown. Select process as per your need whether you are desktop user or laptop user.

(3) Click on End button.

(4) Then, reopen lotus notes.

If performing the above simple steps does not solve the corruption problem, then you need to opt for a third party Lotus Notes Repair software. These third party Lotus Notes recovery tools are developed to Recover Lotus Notes and recoup all e-mail objects, such as messages, tasks, calendars, events, attachments containing images and videos with much ease. Search for a tool on the Internet and download its demo version, if available. Stellar Phoenix Lotus Notes Recovery v2.0 is one such software.

Stellar Phoenix Lotus Notes Recovery v2.0 is a result-oriented utility that is used to perform NSF File Recovery without changing the structure of the original file. It also recovers NSF files in case of logical corruption. The tool supports IBM Lotus Notes 6.x and 7.x. This software is compatible with Windows 7, Vista, XP, 2003, 2000, NT4 (SP6).